March 15, 2011

Bike Stations on Wikipedia

Left: McDonald’s Bike Station with Gehry’s Bandshell behind Thanks most of all to the efforts of this guy, Wikipedia features two nice entries on bikes stations, an introduction to the general concept, plus a list of […]
March 15, 2011

Latest fruits of my cool hunting

Gothenburg. Ah, the mere mention conjures thoughts of Swedish women (as do the words plate, helicopter and optometrist, but perhaps that’s just me). But from this day forth may the word Gothenburg (be still me heart), […]
March 14, 2011

John Cassidy, think of the kiddies

Oh I change like the wind darlings I know, one moment not encouraging newcomers to cycling, calling them lard, and this minute saying the opposite, because (and I shall put this to you as a slogan): […]
March 14, 2011

When safety is paramount

I have something similar in a sketchbook, that I designed when I was a kid. Mine is much better, of course. Lower, more stable. Radically different. To be kept hidden in a drawer until after my […]
March 14, 2011

People, no parking, equals much cycling

Cycling is dominant in cities that are flat, and that were built up before the advent of cars, meaning the old building stock does not provide any car parking. Amsterdam is the most conspicuous case. People, […]